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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

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Eco Minute at Hackett

Part of our Sunday Eucharist at Holy Cross Hackett is a quick reflection called the ‘Eco Minute’. The minute is a time when we as a community pause to reflect explicitly on...

Outreach in a Balinese Christian Village

Back in the late 1930s the Indonesians in Bali no longer wanted the Christians in the city area of Denpasar. To solve the problem, the ruling Dutch government offered the...

Diocese responds to religious bullying

Picture above: Back: Bishop Mark Short, Prakash Mehta (President of the Hindu Council), Murray Norman (CEO, Better Balanced Futures), Andrew Guile (ADS Director Risk). Front:...

Molonglo formally added to parish of Weston

The parish of St Peter’s Weston has become the parish of St Peter’s Weston Molonglo. The new name was accompanied by an adjustment in the parish boundaries, with the addition of...

SUPA Holiday Club a Rocketing Success

More than 50 primary-aged children heard about Jesus at an action-packed school holiday club at St Peter’s Weston in July. The ‘Out of this World’-themed holiday club was a joint...

Meet Deacon Robin Moore

For 22 years our small dedicated team provided weekly free food at a tiny Community Centre in Canberra's inner north public housing, together with wide-ranging support assisting...

Farewell to Anglicare CEO Jeremy Halcrow

After 12 years in the Diocese Jeremy Halcrow has resigned as the CEO of Anglicare. During his Presidential Address at the Diocesan Synod, Bishop Mark presented a framed Bishop's...

A partnership in the gospel is relaunched

The partnership in the gospel between the Anglican Diocese of Jos, Nigeria, and the Anglican Diocese of Canberra and Goulburn, together with Anglican Aid, was relaunched on...

Bishop Mark Writes … On the Death of the Queen

In the wake of the death of Queen Elizabeth, I’ve been reflecting on all the changes she encountered during her 70-year reign. The Bible reckons three score and ten to be a good...

Monica Short’s Reflections from Lambeth

I feel tiny – in a helpful and good way. The Lambeth Conference for bishops and spouses that we attended was nothing like I expected. It inspired me to strive to do better for...